Learning Support Assistant - KS2

Job Ref: LTGF24
Sector: Primary Education
Job Type: Long-Term
Date Added: 21 September 2019
  • Morden, Surrey, England Morden Surrey South Holland
  • £60 - £85 per day
  • Louise Thomson
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We are looking for an experienced and talented Learning Support Assistant to work with a Primary School in Merton.

You will be supporting a child within a Year 3 class, who has ASD and at times, displays challenging behaviour. You will support the child on a 1:1 basis, in the classroom, the playground and on school outings. In addition, you may be required to provide general support to the class at times.

About You:

  • An experienced Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant
  • Knowledge and experience of working with Autism
  • Excellent communication skills in order to liaise effectively with the child, the Class Teacher and the parents
  • A strong academic background, with good skills in Maths and English
  • A positive role model
  • The ability to be flexible with changing priorities throughout the day

The position is available for an ASAP start, however, they are prepared to wait until after the October half term, for the right person. The position will then continue on an ongoing basis, until July 2020. There may then be scope for you to move up to Year 4 with the child.

The school is based close to the Wimbledon area of Merton. There are excellent transport links available and staff parking can also be arranged.

We are looking to arrange visits and trials with the school over the next 2 weeks, so please apply online with your up to date CV in order to be considered.

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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